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Lost Kitten Rescued By Monks to Become Temple Cat
Offbeat  (tags: kittens, rescued, monks )

- 1330 days ago -
Buddhist monks will adopt the kitten they heard meowing in their temple walls during meditation.
The Temple Where the Tigers Are as Tame as Tabbies (But They Just Had a Headcount and Some Have Gone Missing)
Offbeat  (tags: Monks, tigers, head count, missing, temple, Thailand )

- 1512 days ago -
An urgent headcount has taken place at a Thai temple that's home to 147 tigers in the care of monks after a vet complained to authorities that three were missing.
Victorian Strangeness: The Monks Who Stole Fancy Dresses From Graves
Offbeat  (tags: Monks, grave robbers, Victorian Strangeness: )

- 1841 days ago -
Author Jeremy Clay tells the macabre story of the grave-robbing monks. From the moment he saw her, he was utterly transfixed. But it wasn't love at first sight that sent the widower's heart racing, and nor was it lust.
Thailand: Monk Arrested Selling Cats Dressed as Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: monks, thailand, selling cat skins, dogs skins, confiscated skins, temple, tigers, arrested )

- 3400 days ago -
Thai police have confiscated approximately 200 animal skins from a temple in Thailand's North Eastern province of Nakhon Ratchasima. The abbot had been skinning the animals, believed to be mainly domestic cats and dogs, before dying them to resemble that
Monks Give Away Millions
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- 4101 days ago -
Good Works: Monks build multimillion-dollar business and give the money away
Chevron's Pipeline Is the Burmese Regime's Lifeline
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- 4272 days ago -
Chevron's role in propping up the brutal regime in Burma is clear. According to Marco Simons, U.S. legal director at EarthRights International: "Sanctions haven't worked because gas is the lifeline of the regime. Before Yadana went online, Burma's regi...

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